William Lester BROOME

Male 1897 - 1976  (79 years)


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  • Name William Lester BROOME 
    Born 8 Jun 1897  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born 18 Jun 1897  Forester's Falls, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Sep 1976  Queen's line, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Forester's Falls, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20009  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 9 May 2019 

    Father John William BROOME,   b. 4 Jul 1874, Horton Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1957, Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Susanna Martha BYCE,   b. 5 May 1879, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1902, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1896  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F9213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Olive May JACK,   b. Sep 1900, Bethune, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, Bethune, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 17 years) 
    Married 2 Feb 1916  [3
    Children 
     1. Hilda May BROOME,   b. 22 Jul 1916, Bethune, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 2001, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F9685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Ethel COWIE,   b. 15 Apr 1903, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1975, Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1927  Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. Baby BROOME,   b. 3 Apr 1928, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1928, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Baby BROOME,   b. 13 Aug 1930, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1930, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F9686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Byce, Wm James & Annie nee Robinson with Lester Broome
    Byce, Wm James & Annie nee Robinson with Lester Broome
    from the collection of Ellard Ross

    Documents
    Broome, Wm Lester & Mary Ethel Cowie wed
    Broome, Wm Lester & Mary Ethel Cowie wed
    newspaper clipping - Renfrew Mercury July 1, 1927
    Broome, Lester & Mary nee Cowie celebrate 40th Anniversary
    Broome, Lester & Mary nee Cowie celebrate 40th Anniversary
    Newspaper clippings from the scrapbook collections of Lena Byce
    Broome, Lester & Mary nee Cowie celebrate 40th Anniversary
    Broome, Lester & Mary nee Cowie celebrate 40th Anniversary
    Newspaper clippings from the scrapbook collections of Lena Byce
    Dawson, Pte. John \'Jack\'
    Dawson, Pte. John \'Jack\'
    Newspaper clipping from The Cobden Sun Jan 4, 1940 p.1

    Headstones
    Gravestone-Broome, Lester & Ethel Cowie
    Gravestone-Broome, Lester & Ethel Cowie
    Howard Cemetery, Foresterís Falls, Ontario
    Photographed by Fay Bennett

  • Sources 
    1. [S777] "Ontario Birth Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (Subscription www.ancestry.ca), Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      William Lester Broome b. Jun 8 1897 to John Wm Broome and Susannah M Byce

    2. [S576] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    3. [S41] Byce Family History, Markle, Dora.

    4. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), Ross Twp.,  Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      Name: John Wm Broome Birth Place: Renfrew Age: 22 Father Name: James Broome Mother Name: Ann Broome Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874 Spouse Name: Susannah Martha Byce Spouse's Age: 18 Spouse Birth Place: Ross Spouse Father Name: Stephen Byce Spouse Mother Name : Susannah Byce Name: John William Broome Spouse Name: Susannah Martha Byce Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1896 Marriage Place: Ross Township Registration Number: 34603 Archives of Ontario Microfilm: 90

    5. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), 019215 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S722] Church Record - Presbyterian Marriages, Beachburg, 1902-1938, Presbyterian Marriages 1902-1938 (Beachburg, Ontario, Canada) (Reliability: 3).
      witness: Lennox Dougherty & Dora Robertson, Beachburg
      @ bride's house, Beachburg
      on: June 22 1927 by R W McVey